The Ultimate Doctor
By Joshua de Gastyne
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The Ultimate Doctor is THE weekly podcast for business & innovation in medicine. Your host Joshua de Gastyne talks about healthcare ALL THE TIME. So he just decided to share those conversations he has with medical experts and digital-health geniuses. He has worked in consulting, built a startup, and studied medicine at Georgetown. But more importantly, he tries to help a lot of interesting people -- and this is just one way of giving back. Every week, Joshua brings you a new interview with game-changers in the biotech world, so enjoy listening to a few episodes!
||CleanHacking med school, meeting Paul Farmer, and acing USMLE Step 1/2/3 with Dave Larsen||Reinventing the future of medical education||11/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#16: Eric Ellsworth & Jordan Edelman, Health Strategy + BizDev @ Checkbook + HomeHero||These two 2015 Global VCIC Winner teammates from Georgetown's McDonough School of Business have both moved on with their MBAs, but not before I interviewed them about their journeys into healthcare from a business angle. They've both been on my...||11/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#15: Adi Segal, Med School Dropout to Entrepreneur in Residence @ Mt Sinai + Responsive Health||Did you know there are already thousands of medical apps? for iPhone, Android, and every other device on the planet ... How many of them do you think are actually useful? Now imagine a healthcare system with an entire department dedicated...||10/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#14: Maxim Wheatley, co-Founder of LifeFuels + Producer of StartupLand + VC @ Fortify||Presenting this afternoon at Georgetown Entrepreneurship Day! Max is an incredible entrepreneur, product manager, and venture capitalist with all kinds of experience in the startup world -- even producing the movie StartupLand. He's a fellow...||10/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#13: Dr. Arlen Meyers, MD/MBA -- President & CEO, Society of Physician Entrepreneurs||This man doesn't play around. Dr Meyers publishes a blogpost EVERY DAY and has 20,000 followers on LinkedIn, where he shares lists of 10 ideas to improve 21st century healthcare. He helped form my early thinking about medical business and...||10/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#12: Alex Dahmani, co-Founder of QuiO + Immunology PhD @ Columbia + InSITE NYC Fellow||DOUBLE FEATURE -- Alex is an InSITE Fellow with me. And he's building QuiO: "smart injection devices & connected software" Today, since his company is presenting at a medical conference startup competition in San Diego, I'm featuring him on...||10/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#11: Biomedical Engineering meets Black Hawk Down with Chibueze Ihenacho, Founder of ARMR Systems||Our guest today was raising money in the Deep South, and one day an investor trying to pronounce his name just said: “Son, can I call ya Chibs?” And it stuck. My first foray into the startup community happened by complete...||10/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#10: Waterproof Wearables, 9-1-1 Efficiency, & Equity Crowd-raising on WeFunder with Sombit Mishra, Founder of QMedic||SWEET OFFER! Starting at $100, you can own part of Sombit’s company right now! Just follow these three basic steps: 1) Set up a profile on WeFunder. 2) Join our Investment Club called The Ultimate Doctor....||9/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#09: Let My Doctor Practice, Policy Innovation, & Direct Primary Care with with Dr. Beth Haynes, Director of the Benjamin Rush Institute||After 20 years working in the Emergency Room, you think she would've seen it all. But Doctor Beth Haynes saw even bigger emergencies with HOW patients were receiving care from an increasingly intrusive centralized government....||8/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#08: Price Wars, Drinking Bonus, & Negotiating the Chargemaster with Economics PhD and AEI Scholar Ben Ippolito [Part 2 of 3]||Drinker's Bonus. Chargemasters. Price Wars between hospitals and insurance companies. “Insurance companies are the key firewall between you and the hospital. They are the ones who actually have power to fight on your behalf.” Tune in for the...||5/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#07: Battling Obamacare, Being on TV, & Getting Back to First Principles with NC Congresswoman Ruth Samuelson [Part 1 of 3]||Ruth Samuelson has her own Wikipedia page. But things didn't always look that promising. Growing up, she was teased with the nicknames Fatty-nut, Ruth-opottamus, and Moose. Those insults lasted much longer than the protesters...||5/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#06: $20 Million Reward, 20-slide Pitch Deck, & My 1st Angel Investment: in WayBetter's Series B||WayBetter just paid out its 20-MILLIONTH dollar to a DietBet® winner... Tim Ferriss recommended their product on his most recent podcast... And today I'm announcing my first VC investment: in WayBetter's Series B round on...||5/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#05: Surgery Brokerage, Outcomes Transparency, & Serial Entrepreneurship after the Marine Corps with Dutch Rojas, Founder of Sano||Dutch Rojas was a Marine. He built and sold a healthcare real-estate company at AGE 23 for $356,000. Since then he's run a dozen companies and advised dozens more. Made millions, lost millions, made it back. I’ve had fancy...||4/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #4: Fighting Cancer, Programming with Python, & Academic Epidemiology at the NIH with Marshall Scholar Shivani Jain, PhD||Astronaut, Ballerina, Miss USA -- the first things she wanted to be as a grown-up. But then Shivani Jain got a Marshall Scholarship. Spent a few years in England at humble little institutions like Cambridge. Now she's...||4/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #3: Hybrid Nephrology, Medical Shark Tank, & Surviving Hurricane Katrina with the Renal Whisperer Dr. Shami Gupta||His students call him the Renal Whisperer. 18 patients/day. But it wasn't always that way. As soon as he finished a residency and fellowship, Dr. Shami Gupta watched his hospital get washed away by Hurricane Katrina. His...||3/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #2: Making Medicine Fun Again & Healthcare Disruption at Harvard with Omar Maniya, MD/MBA||“At the end of the day, happy provider equals happy patient... It’s no wonder right now that the patient experience is pathetic, when the experience of being a doctor is pathetic.” Omar Maniya is passionate about making medicine fun...||3/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #1: Perfect-World Medicine, Quantified Self, & the Future of MedTech with Dr. Molly Maloof in San Francisco||“I fundamentally believe that data-driven, personalized medicine is the way to get people healthier.” Molly Maloof, MD is an all-around badass expert GP working in scientific wellness & the SanFran technology scene. She has...||3/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #0: Welcome!||Here it is! Everything you need to know about the who, what, where, when, why, and how of The Ultimate Doctor.||3/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Very professional and informative
Imagine a busy medical student who is passionate about patient care, and also passionate about economics, markets, physical fitness, and simply learning in general. Then you add to that a high degree of professionalism and dedication to craft — not to mention the ability to gather the best and the brightest to spend time with him on his podcast. What you get is this gem of a program that is a delight to listen to and an education in itself.
Refreshing and engaging!
These podcasts are insightful and thought-provoking...
Podcast as well designed and executed. Great topics! Excellent interviews! Thought provoking questions that tend to be focused on innovation and the business process side of medical industry.